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ESRC-AHRC UK-Japan SSH Connections grants [OPEN CALL]

ESRC-AHRC UK-Japan SSH Connections grants [OPEN CALL]

Wed 15, Aug 2018

Applications for these grants are now open. The grants are aimed at fostering the development of long-term relationships with Japanese researchers in the field of social sciences and humanities. DEADLINE: 27 September 2018.

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Accelerator Competition: Airport Vehicle Checkpoint Screening

Accelerator Competition: Airport Vehicle Checkpoint Screening

Thu 5, Jul 2018

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) will be soon launching a competition focused on new solutions to the challenge of vehicle checkpoint (VCP) screening at airports, in order to prevent explosives, weapons and other threats from accessing the secure airside area.

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Knife Crime Market Exploration

Knife Crime Market Exploration

Tue 3, Jul 2018

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) and the Home Office (HO) are scoping the potential for an innovation challenge addressing knife crime in the UK. To aid in the design of the challenge, they are looking for solutions that can detect people carrying a wide variety of steel-bladed knives in open spaces, crowds and uncontrolled areas. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 20 July 2018.

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: ‘Building in the Good – Creating positive ICT futures’ Conference

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: ‘Building in the Good – Creating positive ICT futures’ Conference

Wed 27, Jun 2018

Researchers from around the world are invited to submit abstracts for presentation at the ‘Building in the Good – Creating positive ICT futures’ Conference which is co-organised by ORBIT and Microsoft Research. SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 30 July 2018

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Professor Kevin Bales Wins the ESRC 2018 Outstanding International Impact Prize

Professor Kevin Bales Wins the ESRC 2018 Outstanding International Impact Prize

Mon 25, Jun 2018

ESRC Celebrating Impact Prize is an annual opportunity to recognise and reward the successes of ESRC-funded researchers who have achieved, or are currently achieving, outstanding economic and societal impacts.

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DFID Early Market Engagement on Protection Research

DFID Early Market Engagement on Protection Research

Wed 20, Jun 2018

The Department for International Development (DFID) is holding an Online Early Market Engagement about a planned four-year research programme into Protection of Persons Affected by Conflict. DEADLINE: 28 June 2018.

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2018 Airey Neave Memorial Book Prize – CALL FOR ENTRIES

2018 Airey Neave Memorial Book Prize – CALL FOR ENTRIES

The Neave Prize is awarded annually to the work of non-fiction which the Judging Panel considers to have made the most significant, original, relevant, and practically valuable contribution to the understanding of terrorism. DEADLINE: 13 July 2018.

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CORMS Project Manager – Vacancy at RISE

CORMS Project Manager – Vacancy at RISE

Mon 18, Jun 2018

RUSI is looking to recruit a Key Expert (KE2) – Project Manager for the Cocaine Route Monitoring and Support (CORMS) project at its offices in Brussels. CLOSING DATE: 22 June 2018.

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RISE Call for Research Projects:  Secure Hardware & Embedded Systems

RISE Call for Research Projects: Secure Hardware & Embedded Systems

Wed 16, May 2018

The Research Institute in Secure Hardware and Embedded Systems is seeking to expand its research community and is inviting 3-year research proposals for academic research projects, funded by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), to form part of the institute. CLOSING DATE: 31 July 2018.

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AHRC Research in Film Awards 2018 – CALL FOR ENTRIES

AHRC Research in Film Awards 2018 – CALL FOR ENTRIES

Thu 10, May 2018

The AHRC Research in Film Awards are returning for its fourth year with two new categories focused on migration and social media. CLOSING DATE: 14 June 2018 (16.00 hrs)

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